Low-Energy Offshore Geophysical Permit Program (OGPP) Update

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Summary

SCH Number
2013072021
Lead Agency
California State Lands Commission (SLC)
Document Title
Low-Energy Offshore Geophysical Permit Program (OGPP) Update
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
12/18/2020
Present Land Use
Offshore waters (to 3 nautical miles) from Mexico border to Oregon border (Permit Regions I, II, III, and IV).

Document Description
The California State Lands Commission has statutory authority, pursuant to Public Resources Code section 6826, to issue geophysical permits in State waters to qualified permittees for the use of low energy geophysical equipment to perform geophysical surveys of the ocean bottom, subject to specified terms and conditions. The California State Lands Commission action is issuing a 3-year non-exclusive geophysical survey permit to EGS Americas, Inc.

Contact Information
Kelly Keen
California State Lands Commission
Lead/Public Agency
100 Howe Avenue, Suite 100-South
Sacramento, CA 95825

Phone : (916) 574-1900
Kelly.Keen@slc.ca.gov

EGS Americas, Inc.
Project Applicant

Location

Counties
Humboldt Los Angeles Marin Monterey Orange San Diego San Francisco San Luis Obispo San Mateo Santa Barbara Santa Cruz Sonoma Ventura
Regions
Statewide
Waterways
Pacific Ocean

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California State Lands Commission
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
https://www.slc.ca.gov/ceqa/low-energy-offshore-geophysical-permit-program-update/

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
Yes
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No

Attachments

Notice of Determination
OGPP Keen_54   PDF 244 K

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